Saturday, November 27, 2010

Ukcivilityproject's Blog

This blog reflects the urban flaneur tradition: Ukcivilityproject's Blog
Although the title indicates a blog on civil society, it is in essence a blog about civility in the city. Are urban places civil or have we lost civility in urban life?

Thursday, November 18, 2010

The Perfect Holiday Gift for the Urban Flaneur


Paris Photos by Peter O'Toole, Artist Book Press, Ltd.; First edition (January 5, 2009) ISBN-10: 0615239528 ISBN-13: 978-0615239521

You can go to Amazon.com or other booksellers to order this book. This is not an advertsement. Just a suggestion.

I just happened upon this book while doing some research. This is the perfect gift for your friend or associate who is an urban flaneur. For some interesting reading about Paris and a literary interpretation go to the article by Joshua Parker that was published in Urbana:
http://www.tamuk.edu/geo/urbana/fall2006/